EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — An 8-year-old Michigan State basketball fan whose battle with cancer inspired the team’s players, coaches and many more beyond the hardwood is to be honored by thousands of her closest friends at a memorial service in East Lansing.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Phillip Hayes Dean, a playwright, director and theater actor who wrote the one-man play “Paul Robeson” starring James Earl Jones on Broadway in 1978, died Monday in Los Angeles from a heart condition, according to a family spokesman. He was 83.
HOUSTON (AP) — Former Houston women’s basketball coach Joe Curl has died, the university announced Monday. He was 59.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Fred W. Enke, a former three-sport star at Arizona who later was a quarterback on three NFL teams, has died.